Fresh Voices from Western Sydney<br>A Showcase of Real Talk

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Sydney Writers' Festival 2017

Fresh Voices from Western Sydney
A Showcase of Real Talk

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 27 May 2017
Category Live Event

Get a dose of reality as high school students from Western Sydney perform original spoken word poetry. They’ve all been part of Real Talk, an award-winning spoken word poetry program created to help young people find their voices. In this showcase, teenagers from the program spit words from the heart and use slam poetry to tell it like it is. Sara Mansour, co-founder of Bankstown Poetry Slam, hosts this performance of fierce, funny and fresh voices of the future.

Date & Time:
Saturday 27 May at 4.30pm

Tickets:
See 5 of the Sydney Writers’ Festival YA events at Riverside for just $50! Mix and match with the following YA events: Writing in VerseLove OZ YA AnthologyExpressing HerselfKeeping CompanyMariko Tamaki Talks the TalkMore Than Meets the EyeDefying ExpectationsTalking Tough TopicsTeen Con and Fresh Voices from Western Sydney.


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Duration

60 minutes

Ticket Prices

All Tickets $15
YA Package (All Day Pass) $50

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